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Irene to make history after Asian victory

  • Niken Prathivi

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Wed, May 16 2012 | 11:39 am

PREMIUM Indonesian Woman Grandmaster (WGM) Irene Kharisma Sukandar will become the first Indonesian woman to take part in the Women’s World Chess Championship in 2015 after triumphing at the Asian Continental Chess Championship in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam over the weekend.

“Irene attending the women’s world championship is history for Indonesia, because we’ve never had a representative,”...